Ian is a seasoned social entrepreneur and non-profit executive specializing in sustainability, strategic planning and systems analysis. Most recently he served as the Director of Strategic Development for the Forest Stewardship Council, the global standard in certifying responsible forest products. His business and nonprofit experience spans many scales, from the community level, across the Pacific Northwest, throughout the U.S. and around the world. Ian hails from the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State and maintains an intimate connection to this unique landscape and marine environment. He lives in Port Townsend with his wife and son.